I Think Time Had Stopped Essay

605 words - 2 pages

Jamie A. HudsonMW 8:00-9:15I Think Time StoppedSome times a student steps into a classroom and he or she thinks, "Oh no, this isn't the classroom for me". It happened to me, being a new student in college walking into a classroom with a lack of visual aid, a comfort factor or even an exciting teacher to make a not so fun class seem remotely interesting, makes learning slow and difficult. My first steps into the psychology classroom, foretold my great deal of time I would be spending in this incredibly dull and bland place. Most of the students already look half asleep and the teacher's mono-toned voice presented no problem conducting their snores into a lullaby. Every time I step into Room 126 in the Academic Center, all my energy drains out of me in the same way as water leaking from a broken faucet.Caution sweeps over me while I try to take my seat in the tiered classroom, attentive to not be so close to the front but actually claiming a seat more to the back. Regardless of the fear I may perhaps grow distracted by girl's never-ending rambling about what they are going to do that weekend or what to eat for lunch. Since my psychology class starts at the first morning light, there always sounds of yawns. Some times she is so in-depth in lecture to interrupt them, faint sounds of a snores ring out from all over the classroom. Feeling the smooth plastic tube in my hand as the tip of the ball rubs against the off-white, college- ruled notebook paper leaving a slick black engraving of what Mrs. Hodges says. Trying hard to not break my deep concentration since at any moment hers can break and she's off on another spiel about her grand kids...

Find Another Essay On I think time had stopped

Let's just say I had a lot of fun writing this creative writing piece, for class. Teacher gave "A" for creative use of time. Very "a la Matrix," but dont let that distract you ;)

2407 words - 10 pages seems to just take it. Sometimes I do wish that Mr. Johanssen is one of the hobgoblins. Then I could just *ZAP* and Mrs. Johanssen could be happy.Then again, the time she fed me that eggplant might be worth at least a good tazering.Whoa. Down the street I see Anne, my old girlfriend. I can remember the good times we had. The times we had before that two-timing, good-for-naught Craig Bogart showed up and...There weren't many good times after he came

Goodbye Alcohol Essay

1131 words - 5 pages faced. I decided to quit drinking because of my serious health issues, financial hardship, and psychological problems, and consequently, I have achieved tremendous outcomes after I stopped drinking. The first reason I had to give up my drinking habit was my health problems. After many years of drinking, I had become a heavy drinker, and I consumed a large amount of liquor in a very short time. For example, I drank one liter of whisky in less

Creative writing essay: Imagine you are in the holocaust

589 words - 2 pages rumours be true, are there really death camps. I tried not to think about it, I tried to keep my sanity. I thought of when I was back at home during Hanukah with friends and family dancing with the music. I woke up with a fellow Jew tugging on my shirt saying, “Quick, quick”. The train had stopped. I got up and followed the line of people going out of the train. The SS soldiers lead us into a room where our hair was cut off by Capos, but

Empire Island

1255 words - 6 pages ? Wentat was not a fool. Already the eyes of the bravest youth among his own warriors had marked her for his own. Many a time they had given her the seat next the fire. “Okuin also wishes to marry,” he went on. “He has also chosen to enter the games, to win your hand.” Okuin? Elia would be devastated! “It is custom,” Wentat explained. “He is my best warrior. As reward, he can participate.” said Wentat. “I can think of no better match for him than my own

Religous Experience

658 words - 3 pages As a child, I thought church was something you did on Sunday. I use to attend all the time with my grandparents. If I was good all through church, I would get a treat after church. When I turned twelve, my family moved out from my grandparent's house and that is when I stopped attending church. I didn't even think twice about it. In my early teens, I loved to party and just to have fun. I just didn't care too much about my future

My thoughts on being hit by a Car

1671 words - 7 pages dad and brothers and sisters were waiting for me to return. I was happy to think that they were anxious about my condition. When I was inside the house, I became very emotional. Not because I could have been injured, but because I disrupted the Volvo drivers journey. I was upset that I could have stopped them from doing something important, or visiting a relative. I found that I had a friction burn on my elbow and my leg, from rolling along the

Student Sucess

608 words - 2 pages assignment #5). That really helped me for a while, then I stopped doing that and just made a list of the things I had to get done that day, and I would not do anything extra curricular until those things were done.There are still some things that I need to work on in order to achieve the level of success that I want. I plan to be more conscious of my time when I go to pick my classes for next semester. That way I won't over load my brain with too

Personal Narrative- My Near Drowning Experience

656 words - 3 pages or pester them? My life has not been as affected as if it had happened when I was older. Just the thought of it though, sometimes gets me thinking about my life and all the near misses I have had. I never could have imaged as a young child that I could have drowned when playing by a pool. I can still see everything that happened in slow motion and, believe it or not, it humbles me every time I think of it. The Lord protected me though, and gave me a second chance, for a second time.


1028 words - 4 pages you in the church." "That was really funny," he replied, "And oh, oh do you remember the time when you stole the motorbike from your mother, and then ran over the hen like a crazy driver. We laughed and laughed all the time, and gave no attention to the criminal. I didn't want to listen to him, but sometimes I had to. We were really having fun until two men came to me and sat beside me, they started asking me personal question

My Best Friend

926 words - 4 pages my heart just stopped. I felt my body collapse before me. I was blinded by all the tears in my eyes. I tried to gather all of my thoughts in my head, but I was too confused. I just sat there and cried until I had no tears left. I returned home right away to see him for the last time at his funeral. This is when I was first realized he was really gone. No more going to pranks, no more double dates, no more wild times at football practice. He

New year

806 words - 3 pages Less than half an hour into the New Year and my only remaining party buddy was the toilet, second cubicle on the left. Happy bloody New Year I thought, just as I threw up for the fourth time already that night. I was thinking about everything that happened last year and I thought about when my sister got married. I personally hated her fiancé; well actually I've always loathed that word fiancé. It makes me think of size eight posh

Similar Essays

I Thought Time Had Stopped Essay

604 words - 2 pages Jamie A. HudsonMW 8:00-9:15I Think Time StoppedSometimes a student steps into a classroom and he or she thinks, "Oh no, this isn't the classroom for me". It happened to me, being a new student in college walking into a classroom with a lack of visual aid, a comfort factor or even an exciting teacher to make a not so fun class seem remotely interesting, makes learning slow and difficult. My first steps into the psychology classroom, foretold my

Why I Think That Mark Twain Is The Greatest Author Of His Time

638 words - 3 pages In the book Huck Finn, Mark Twain not only writes about the adventures of ayoung boy, he depicts the struggle that people had to go through in that time period.That is just one of the reasons why some people consider Mark Twain to be thegreatest American author of all time. As I was reading the book Huck Finn I started to agree more with whatMencken had to say 'Put him beside Emerson, or Whitman, or Hawthorne, or evenPoe; he was palpably

'write 150 250 Words On These Four Topics': A Bad Time, A Big Think, The One I Turn To, And Things I Look Forward To Every Week!

715 words - 3 pages this is true because I have had numerous dreams where I am a rich and powerful. So does this mean I will end up a Donald-trump like billionaire who gets to marry the most attractive woman on earth?I think dreams reflect your thoughts and feelings. You can have good or bad dreams. I personally don't think that dreams have any real powerful meaning; they are just your mixed thoughts and feelings. Although some dreams would be great if they really happened i.e.: being a billionaire, I believe that the chances of them coming true are something like one to a million.

This Is An Essay I Had To Write Describing An Experience Of A Memorable Experience And Describing A Time In Your Life... A Discriptive Memoir Type.

1339 words - 5 pages like gambling. I think that iswhy it's exciting.I realized this when I was twelve years old, during the summer of '93, aboutnine years ago. I went to Andros Karperos Middle School and had friends fromschool that I hung out with regularly. Steve was my age. He was a short andstocky fellow with red hair. Steve was the smartest one of my friends. He hadalways helped me with my homework. Sam was also twelve. He had long brownhair. Sam was as skinny